Charlotte Hornets President of Basketball Operations and General Manager Mitch Kupchak announced today that the team has assigned forwards Caleb Martin and Jalen McDaniels to the Greensboro Swarm, the team’s NBA G League affiliate.
Caleb Martin returns to Greensboro where he has appeared in 17 games averaging 19.4 points, 5.9 rebounds, 3.8 assists and 1.4 steals in 35.1 minutes per game. Martin has appeared in five games for the Charlotte Hornets in his rookie campaign and averaged 1.8 points, 1.0 rebounds and 0.6 assists in 6.4 minutes per game. Martin went undrafted in the 2019 NBA Draft and was signed by the Hornets on Oct. 19.
Jalen McDaniels returns to the Swarm where has appeared in 20 games averaging 17.3 points, 7.7 rebounds, 2.5 assists and 2.2 steals in 32.4 minutes per game. The San Diego State product has appeared in two games for the Hornets totaling four points and a rebound in seven minutes of play in Charlotte. McDaniels was drafted with the 52nd overall selection of the 2019 NBA Draft by the Charlotte Hornets.
This marks Caleb’s seventh and Jalen’s sixth G League assignment in the 2019-20 season. The Swarm will host the Erie BayHawks on Friday, January 10th at the Fieldhouse at the Greensboro Coliseum Complex at 7pm ET.